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  • Nu-X Announces Loop Core Deluxe Pedal

    Nu-X Announces Loop Core Deluxe Pedal

    Musicians interested in looping have a new option with the Nu-X Loop Core Deluxe. Building upon their original Loop Core, the deluxe model steps things up with frequency compensation, 24-bit recording, switchable buffer bypass/true bypass and cab simulation output. It can record up to 8 hours with unlimited layers with 99 phrase memories to save... »

  • Boss Introduces the GT-1B Bass Effects Processor

    Boss Introduces the GT-1B Bass Effects Processor

    Boss has expanded their line of multi-effects units with the GT-1B Bass Effects Processor. Utilizing the company’s Multi-Dimensional Processing (MDP), the GT-1B features 90 unique effects, 13 preamp types, and a dedicated looper. The unit has a streamlined interface with Easy Select and Easy Edit functions for quickly adjusting the parameters of your effects. It’s... »

  • Chase Boogie: Loop Pedal Fun #2

    Chase Boogie: Loop Pedal Fun #2

    I spotted this video by Chase Boogie on Facebook the other day and it knocked me out. Chase describes this video as “me messing around with a loop and delay at some slower tempos! (I’m not gonna lie) this loop def started to hit me in the feels lol just trying to stretch out a... »

  • Joyo Audio Releases the Iron Loop Looper Pedal

    Joyo Audio Releases the Iron Loop Looper Pedal

    Loopers have a new option from Joyo called the Iron Loop. The digital phrase looper features a stripped back design with a single footswitch and a single level knob. Pressing the footswitch will toggle recording and playback modes to layer loops, while a ring around the level control shows the length of your recorded loop.... »

  • Ben Titus: Looping Bass Arrangement of “Radioactive”

    Ben Titus: Looping Bass Arrangement of “Radioactive”

    Bassist Ben Titus sent in this awesome looping arrangement of the Imagine Dragons hit “Radioactive”, and I’m glad he did. He gets a gorgeous tone from his six-string and creates a perfect pad with his chord voicings. »

  • TC Electronic Introduces Ditto X4 Looper

    TC Electronic Introduces Ditto X4 Looper

    TC Electronic’s Ditto series of loopers got a little bigger at the NAMM Show this year. The Ditto X4 Looper builds on the simplicity of the original Ditto by adding two loop tracks, two loop modes, seven loop effects, loop decay, MIDI sync, loop import/export, and stereo inputs and outputs. The list of options and... »

  • Adam Ben Ezra: Elohima

    Adam Ben Ezra: Elohima

    Adam Ben Ezra is back with a new solo bass video – this time performing a tune he wrote 10 years ago. The track made it on his album, Can’t Stop Running. This performance is his solo-looper version of the song, filmed and recorded live at Mookie’s Rhapsody. »

  • Electro-Harmonix Introduces 720 Stereo Looper Pedal

    Electro-Harmonix Introduces 720 Stereo Looper Pedal

    Electro-Harmonix has expanded their series of looping pedals with the 720 Stereo Looper. Featuring 720 seconds (12 minutes) of stereo recording time, the pedal includes ten independent loops and unlimited overdubbing for flexible looping. The looper has 24-bit A/D/A converters and a sample rate of 44.1kHz for high quality audio. Its controls are streamlined with... »

  • Cody Wright: Bass Loop Jam

    Cody Wright: Bass Loop Jam

    We’re all big fans of Cody Wright, thanks in part to his work with Jonathan Scales Fourchestra. So, Cody recently picked up a looper. In what he says was his “first time putting together a loop from scratch on video,” he created a funky groove with plenty of tasty soloing – all while clearly having... »

  • Damian Coccio: What the Storm Brought

    Damian Coccio: What the Storm Brought

    Damian Coccio shared his latest video with us of a tune he wrote for solo loop bass, “What the Storm Brought”. He also shared the specifics in how his setup: “Using the Ditto X2 Looper and Strymon Timeline Delay. Using the volume knob on the Ditto X2 Looper for fading during the performance. Tuning is... »